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Next year we will be having some big changes in the library! First, thanks to Heart of America(HOA) and AbbVie Pharmaceuticals, we will make over a small corner of the library into a Makerspace!  A Makerspace is a place where kids can create and problem solve, sometimes with technology, sometimes with recycled materials… the possibilities […]


Diversity Day is Coming!

May 17 is Diversity Day!  Our students have been working to prepare an amazing show to display our multiple talents and diversity. You can come and see it from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on May 17.  Until then, rooms 101 and 127 started to explore this topic by reading It’s Okay to Be Different by […]


Spotlight on Mr. Pazo

    From bikes to blue hair: how one Denver kindergarten teacher shares his passion with students Originally posted on Chalkbeat by Ann Schimke on January 17, 2018 How do teachers captivate their students? Here, in a feature we call How I Teach, we ask educators who’ve been recognized for their work how they approach […]


CarMax and the Broncos team up with Playworks!

CarMax and the Broncos teamed up with our Coach K and Playworks for an unforgettable afternoon. CarMax employees, Miles, Broncos’ Cheerleaders and Wide Receiver Demaryius Thomas came by to  play with our 1st, 3rd and 4th graders.  5th Graders were treated to a Broncos Bunch Membership!  What an amazing day!  Check out some of the […]


ECE Receives Letter from the Governor!

Did you know that Maxwell’s ECE program is a 5 Diamond Program?  Fewer than 1% of all ECE programs in Colorado can boast this accomplishment!  Congratulations to Mrs. Rankin, Ms. Gloria and Ms. Nune ! We are so lucky to have you in our Maxwell Family!


School’s Out for Summer!

Enjoy your summer and Read, Baby, Read!  Here is an article to get your kids reading this summer and prevent the Summer Slide!   See you on August 21! DPS Calendar 2017


Maxwell 4th Graders Selected to Participate in NAEP

Maxwell’s 4th graders will be participating in NAEP (National Assessment of Educational Progress) on February 2, 2017. The information gained from the results from Maxwell and other schools nationwide will help guide the Nation’s Report Card in education. Want more information? Go to Nation’s Report Card to find out more.


Thanksgiving Luncheon a Success!

Thursday was our annual Thanksgiving luncheon!  Many parents, aunts, uncles, grandparents… came and had a great lunch with some great company!  Check out the pictures on our Slide Show page or click this link!


ELA/DAC Meetings with the Superintendent

ENGLISH  Engage in an interesting conversation with Superintendent Tom Boasberg, school authorities, and other DPS parents and community members at the Superintendent Parent Forum/ELA DAC!     TOPIC:                 College and Career Ready: New Graduation Requirements + Bond and Mill Levy   ATTENDEES: Superintendent, school authorities, DPS parents/ legal guardians, and community members   SPECIAL […]


Veterans Honored

On November 11, Maxwell honored our Veterans. Students performed songs and had opportunities to high five and talk with these amazing men and women who fought for our country. Later the student council announced a drive to give current military the supplies they need for the holidays.